Sporting News – South African paceman Kagiso Rabada is in danger of missing the remainder of the series against Australia following an incident with Steve Smith in Port Elizabeth.

Summary

  • South African paceman Kagiso Rabada is in danger of missing the remainder of the series against Australia following an incident with Steve Smith in Port Elizabeth.
  • Rabada tore through Australia’s middle order on day one, taking 5 wickets in just 18 balls (including that of the Aussie skipper) to leave the tourists reeling during the second Test.
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  • However, Rabada will contest the charge and will meet with match referee Jeff Crowe following the Test’s conclusion.
  • However with AB de Villiers at the crease, the Proteas will remain confident they can level the series in Port Elizabeth before heading to Cape Town.


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